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In Praise of TV's Pawn Stars

Free MarketsMedia and CultureEntrepreneurship

01/02/2013Mises Daily Articles
History Channel's Pawn Stars is a capitalistic feast for the free market junkie.
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Is Secession a Right?

Free MarketsLegal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

12/05/2012Mises Daily Articles
The right of secession follows at once from the basic rights defended by classical liberalism, beginning with the principle of self-ownership.
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Interventionism

Free MarketsInterventionism

11/26/2012Mises Daily Articles
What we have in mind when we talk about interventionism is the government's desire to do more than prevent assaults and fraud.
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Ire and Ice: A Tale of Two PIIIGS

Booms and BustsFree MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

11/22/2012Mises Daily Articles
It was not the banks as such that caused the crisis but rather the boom-bust policies of the central banks of Ireland and Iceland.
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Is the "Fiscal Cliff" a Threat to the Economy?

Free MarketsTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

09/13/2012Mises Daily Articles
The goal of fixing the budget deficit to avoid the "fiscal cliff" of 2013 could be an erroneous policy.
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Immense Discovery

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

09/13/2012Mises Daily Articles
I have discovered an infallible means of bringing products from every part of the world to France, and vice versa, at a considerable reduction of cost.
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If Only D'Souza Were Right

Media and CultureOther Schools of Thought

09/03/2012Mises Daily Articles
Neither the Right nor the Left will want to admit that D'Souza's film is a long whitewash of the policies of George W. Bush.
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Is Interest Exploitation?

Capital and Interest TheoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

08/22/2012Mises Daily Articles
In all these statements the idea is unmistakably expressed that profits arise from the pressure the possessing classes exert on the nonpossessing classes.
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Industry Is an Effort Followed by a Result

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

08/20/2012Mises Daily Articles
Perfectibility is the progressive diminution of effort compared with the result.
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Introduction to Economic Sophisms

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

07/30/2012Mises Daily Articles
My design in this little volume is to refute some of the arguments that are urged against the freedom of trade.
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